* 108,000 private contractors are in Afghanistan and we have no idea what they're doing."
* A plea for Republicans to save the filibuster.
* Ever wondered how politics in California got messed up? Let's look back 35 years...
* What if even kids don't want to see G movies anymore?
* Nice read: the story behind the filming of that one big scene in Game of Thrones. (Courtesy Eric, I think.)